What does capitalist mean?

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ˈkæp ɪ tl ɪstcap·i·tal·ist

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. capitalistnoun

    a conservative advocate of capitalism

  2. capitalistadjective

    a person who invests capital in a business (especially a large business)

  3. capitalist, capitalisticadjective

    of or relating to capitalism or capitalists

    "a capitalist nation"; "capitalistic methods and incentives"

  4. capitalistic, capitalistadjective

    favoring or practicing capitalism


  1. capitalistnoun

    A person who is a supporter of capitalism.

  2. capitalistnoun

    An owner of (considerable amount of) capital.

  3. capitalistadjective

    Of, or pertaining to, capitalism.

    capitalist economy; capitalist countries.

  4. capitalistadjective

    Supporting or endorsing capitalism.

    capitalist pigs.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Capitalistnoun

    one who has capital; one who has money for investment, or money invested; esp. a person of large property, which is employed in business

    Etymology: [Cf. F. capitaliste.]

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  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'capitalist' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4281

  2. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'capitalist' in Adjectives Frequency: #592

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of capitalist in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of capitalist in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of capitalist in a Sentence

  1. Mwanandeke Kindembo:

    You cannot pretend to be a humanitarian while praising capitalist regimes.

  2. Camille Paglia:

    It is capitalist America that produced the modern independent woman. Never in history have women had more freedom of choice in regard to dress, behavior, career, and sexual orientation.

  3. Bill E Ford:

    There's a greater comfort with the democratic and capitalist system of India than with China. Although both are vibrant entrepreneurial economies.

  4. Deborah Jeffs:

    I think in a capitalist market, competition is nice and important, so if the taxi cabs want to compete with Uber and Lyft, why don’t they provide some of the same services, or why aren’t they nicer?

  5. Dan Price:

    As much as I'm a capitalist, there is nothing in the market that is making me do it.

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    an unincorporated business owned by a single person who is responsible for its liabilities and entitled to its profits
    • A. appellative
    • B. contagious
    • C. omnifarious
    • D. proprietary

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